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County Highway Maps for West Virginia

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Collection Number: A&M.4479
Content Description Highway maps for the 55 counties of West Virginia created in 1937. They are in two tones (blue on white), in varying dimensions (including items in the range of 36 in. x 36 in. to 36 in. x 58 in., etc.), and scaled to 1 inch equaling 1 mile. Features indicated on the maps include: roads (US, primary state roads, secondary state roads); state, county, district, and corporate lines; railroads; streams; parks and forests; highway bridges; county seats; cities and villages; lodges; farms;...
Dates: 1937

Joseph M. Kellogg, Compiler, Notebooks

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Collection Number: A&M.1626
Overview Genealogical records, compiled by Professor Joseph M. Kellogg, Lawrence, Kansas, of the Henkel, McCann, Johnson, Mitchell, and Teter families. The records include copies of many nineteenth century documents. Allied families mentioned are Apple, Eschmann, Grisemer, Hammer, Harper, Hite, Pearies, Peterson, Ruleman, Scholl, See (Zeh), Simmons, Skidmore, and Westfall-Kortrecht. Most of these families settled in the South Branch Valley and the counties of Harrison, Lewis, Randolph, Barbour, Braxton,...
Dates: ca. 1945-1958

Rufus A. West, Collector, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.0821
Scope and Contents This collection includes manuscripts, printed and newspaper materials collected by Rufus A. West, a Morgantown antiquarian and faculty member of the College of Engineering, West Virginia University. This collection includes papers concerning many phases of West Virginia History, although centered on Preston, Taylor, and Monongalia counties. Includes marriage licenses from Preston County, 1881-1947; newspaper clippings from Morgantown newspapers; a meeting invitation from the Monongalia County...
Dates: 1880-1947

Smith Family of Barbour and Harrison Counties, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.3959
Scope and Contents Papers from the Smith family from Barbour and Harrison County, West Virginia. Includes digital content, slides, high school diplomas, and a marriage certificate. Digital content includes photographs and genealogical information. Photograph subjects include family members, ephemera, degrees, and other family papers pertaining to the Smith family as well as Smith ancestors and descendants of the House and Wamsley families.
Dates: 1908, 1930s-1965, 2013; Majority of material found within ca. 1930-2013

Thornton Tayloe Perry, Collector, Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.3192
Overview This microfilm version of the Thornton Tayloe Perry Collection held by the Virginia Historical Society contains historical material collected by Perry over a 30 year period. It concentrates upon western Virginia and West Virginia with particular emphasis upon the lower Shenandoah Valley and Jefferson, Berkeley, and Morgan counties of West Virginia. The microfilm was placed in the West Virginia Collection by the Virginia Historical Society under provisions of a National Historical Publications...
Dates: 1732-1965

Watson Family Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1815
Scope and Contents The collection includes 57 letters (1795-1871) to or from Benjamin H., Henry, James G., James O., Rebecca D., and Thomas Watson; 3 land grants on sheep-skin (1787-1798) Monongalia County; 25 articles of agreement (1812-1875), manuscript; 4 manuscript wills or copies of wills (1852-1862); 32 surveys, maps, and plats of coal fields (1798-1892); 99 tax receipts (1807-1865), manuscript and printed forms; 44 receipts for clerking fees (1815-1845) manuscript and printed forms; 79 receipts, bills,...
Dates: 1798-1902

Watson Family Papers

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Collection Number: A&M.1949
Scope and Contents The collection includes manuscript materials-correspondence, land warrant, accounts, receipts, petition and will; printed and typescript materials-invitations, broadside, newspaper and magazine clippings. Subjects of the various items include sale and survey of land; schools, churches, estates, comment on and description of agriculture, social and economic conditions in Kentucky, Georgia, Louisiana, S. Carolina, Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, California, Morgantown, Fairmont, & Wheeling, W. Va.,...
Dates: 1694; 1783-1878; 1926

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Randolph County (W. Va.) 5
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Slaves and slavery. 2
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Turnpikes. SEE ALSO Roads. 2
Upshur County (W. Va.) 2
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Labor organization. SEE ALSO Coal mining - labor 1
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Lewis County. 1
Logan County (W. Va.) 1
Logan County. 1
Louisiana 1
Marriage records 1
Marshall County (W. Va.) 1
Marshall County. 1
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Mason County. 1
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Politics and government. 1
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Railroads - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. 1
Raleigh County (W. Va.) 1
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Schools. SEE ALSO Academies 1
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Fairmont and Palatine Bridge Company 2
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Watson, Benjamin H. 2
Watson, Henry. 2
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Alexander, Herbert Lee. 1
Appel family 1
Bakewell, Theron Hervey. 1
Blackford family 1
Brooke, Robert. 1
Brown, John. 1
Camden, Gideon D. (1805-1891) 1
Campbell, Alexandar. 1
Carter, Watson. 1
Coalman, Daniel. 1
Conklyn family 1
Cookus, Joseph Lambright. 1
Cushwa family 1
Dewees, Daniel S. 1
Eschmann family 1
Fairmont State College (Fairmont, W. Va.) 1
Faulkner family 1
Frame, Ann. 1
Goddard, Charles A. 1
Gordon, Sarah Morgan (Groff) 1
Grisemer family 1
Hall, Septimus. 1
Hamilton family - Genealogy 1
Hammer family 1
Harper family 1
Haymond, Creed, 1836-1893 1
Haymond, W.C. 1
Henkel family 1
Hite family 1
Holsinger, Geo. B. (George Blackburn), 1857-1908 1
Hopping, Joseph H. 1
House family 1
Hughes, John, 1797-1864 1
Hughes, Thomas 1
Johnson family 1
Kellogg, Joseph M. 1
Lock, William S. 1
Lupton family 1
Lynch, Emma B. 1
Marmion family 1
Marshall, Vause Webb. 1
McCalla, John Moore, 1793-1873 1
McCann family 1
McCown, Andrew R. 1
Mitchell family 1
Moler, Nellie May (Hendricks) 1
Monongalia Historical Society (Morgantown, W. Va.) 1
Morgantown Musical and Literary Society 1
Murray, J. Ogden (John Ogden), 1840-1921 1
Nadenbousch, John Quincy Adams, 1824-1892 1
Osburn, Franklin. 1
Pearies family 1
Perry, T. Tayloe 1
Peterson family 1
Powers, Alice B. 1
Ramer, George W. 1
Renner, I. N. 1
Roller family 1
Ruleman family 1
Rumseyan Society 1
Scholl family 1
Seay family 1
Shepard family - Genealogy 1
Shirley family 1
Shurtleff, Dean Oliver 1
Simmons family 1
Skidmore family 1
Smith family 1
Smithson, Rumsey 1
Strother, David Hunter, 1816-1888 1
Teeters family 1
Travers, William H. 1
Wamsley family 1
Watson, James G. 1
Watson, James O. 1
Watson, Rebecca D. 1
West Virginia University 1
West Virginia. State Road Commission 1
West, Rufus A. 1
Westfall-Kortrecht family. 1
Whaley, Kellian Van Rensalear, 1821-1876 1
Wilson family 1
Winslow, Benjamin. 1
Wood, Leonora. 1
Wysong family 1
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